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team of Stanislav Cherchesov has lost to the current Champions of
Europe Portugal during the match of the 2nd
round of the Confederations Cup with the score 0:1.
outcome of that match was decided by the only mistake of the Russian
goal keeper Igor Akinfeev made on the 8th
minute. But now that mistake can lead to preterm ending of the
tournament for Russia on the group stage.
position of the leaders of champions’ race
according to the results of two rounds Portugal and Mexico became the
leaders of the first quartet and Russia after its pale game is now
– 4, Portugal – 4, Russia – 3, New Zealand – 0;
what next? During the last round of the group stage the champions of
Europe will meet with the team from New Zealand and here the victory
of Ronaldo and his partners over weak opponent is absolutely clear.
And that is why you can add 7 points to the team of Fernando Santos.
the team from Mexico will be glad to gain draw in the match against
what should Russia do? The last matches against Hungary (3:0), Chile
( 1:1) and the winning over New Zealand (2:0) during the start match
of the Confederations Cup have demonstrated that the team of
Stanislav Cherchesov can show us great football.
the last meeting against Portugal was very primitive. And if the head
coach of the Russian team changes the strategy and game tactics,
Russia will be able to win over Mexico. And if not, the
Confederations Cup participation for Russia will finish at the point
of group stage.
Russia (Asian Handicap) +0.5 – odds 1.58 5Dimes